Swan Valley Fish and Lily Farm

Flowering Water Plants

Beautiful flowering plants can be used to add colour to your pond throughout the year. Most flowering plants are seasonal, so by adding a range of different flowering plants to the pond there is always something new with every season.

Please note we do not sell any plants or fish online

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Amazon Sword

Amazon Sword $10 

Full aquatic

Echinodorus Cordifolius Full Aquatic

Bacopa Monniera Blue

Bacopa Monniera Blue $10 

Also known as Brahmi. Versatile plant that can be grown as a full aquatic, in shallow water or as a creeping plant over rockeries. Attractive small blue flowers during summer.

Bacopa Monniera Full Aquatic

Kang Kung

Kang Kung $10 

Asian water spinach. Used commonly in stir fries throughout southeast Asia. Kang Kung is an annual, therefore it needs to be re-planted each year. Attractive white flowers.

Ipomoea Aquatica Marginal

Sacred Lotus Pink

Sacred Lotus Pink $20 for a bare rooted cutting 

Sacred Lotus is a magnificent flowering water plant with massive disc shaped leaves often held high above the water. Lotus seed pods can be dried and used decoratively. We have both pink and white flowering Lotus available.

Nelumbo Nucifera Full Aquatic Nelumbo

Louisiana Iris

Louisiana Iris $10 

Available in various colours, from white through yellow to lemon and lime hues, purples and blues. Iris is a seasonal plant that flowers in the spring. The range of colours available from us varies each season.

Marginal Iris

Ludwigia

Ludwigia $10 

Flat creeping plant with small yellow flowers, can be fully submerged.

Ludwigia Palustris Full Aquatic

Snowflake or White Water Fringe

Snowflake or White Water Fringe $2 per leaf or $10 plant 

Round waterlily like leaves that float on the water surface. Small white fringed flowers. Australian native. We sell this plant by the leaf.

Nymphoides Indica Full Aquatic

Society Garlic

Society Garlic $10 

Attractive variegated green grey leaves with beautiful mauve flowers. Flowers and leaves are edible and taste similar to garlic. Can be used in salads or cooking. Flowers all year round.

Tulbaghia Violacea Marginal

Water Canna (Dwarf)

Water Canna (Dwarf) $10 

Gorgeous flowering plants with colourful foliage. Flowers spring/summer.

Canna Glauca Marginal

Water Hibiscus

Water Hibiscus $10 

Large scarlet-red flowers during summer. Dies down over winter. Cut back for new growth in spring.

Hibiscus Coccineus Marginal

Yellow Marsh Flower

Yellow Marsh Flower $10 

Large fringed yellow flowers held on stems up to 50cm. Foliage is fleshy and shiny green. Australian Native.

Villarsia Exaltata Marginal

Yellow Water Fringe

Yellow Water Fringe $10 

Round waterlily like leaves that float on the water surface. Small yellow fringed flowers. Australian Native.

Nymphoides Geminata Full Aquatic